Safety alerts provide information for boaters in response to incidents and hazards
Recent alerts from Maritime Safety Victoria are listed below. View Notices to Mariners
16 September 2016
This safety alert applies to all individuals and organisations engaging in paddling activities. A recent investigation into a kayaking incident at Anglesea surf beach found that strong offshore wind prevented paddlers from being able to paddle back to shore.
14 January 2016
As parts of Victoria dry out, previously navigable waterways are now smaller and shallower. There is an increased danger of collision with submerged objects and debris in lowering waters. Chances are the waterway is not the same as you remember.
23 December 2015
Recent changes to marine regulations – new definition of Port Phillip Heads.
31 March 2015